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Artist: Charles Fraser, American, 1782–1860
Artist verso: Unknown
Subject: Elizabeth Gaillard Gourdin, American, 1766–1835
Subject: Theodore Gourdin, American, 1764–1826

Mrs. Theodore Gourdin (Elizabeth Gaillard) (1766-1835); verso: Theodore Gourdin (1764-1826)

1826; verso: 1813–15

Watercolor on ivory; verso: watercolor over graphite pencil on ivory

2 1/16 × 2 1/16 in. (5.2 × 5.2 cm) framed (H): 2 7/8 in.(7.3 cm)
Lelia A. and John Hill Morgan, B.A. 1893, LL.B. 1896, M.A. (Hon.) 1929, Collection
1940.501
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Miniatures - Jewelry
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Elizabeth Gaillard Gourdin and Theodore Gourdin; to their son Peter Gaillard Gourdin; to his daughter Martha Gourdin DeSaussure; to her daughter, Isabelle DeSaussure, 1911–ca. 1926; purchased by Lelia A. and John Hill Morgan, New York, by 1934; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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